Arrest Made in the Homicide Investigation at the 4400 Block of Cicero Street

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On June 30, 2020, Dakerrick Hamilton, a 27-year-old black male, and Adrian Ashley, a 26-year-old black male, were both charged for the murders of Jennifer Hernandez and Kenneth Wesley that occurred on August 24, 2019, at the 4000 block of Cicero Street. Hamilton and Ashley were already in the custody of the Dallas County Sheriff for two other unrelated murders. They have both been charged with capital murder, a capital felony. Their bond will be determined by a Dallas County Magistrate.

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On Saturday, August 24, 2019, at approximately 12:15 a.m., Dallas police were dispatched to a shooting call in the 4400 block of Cicero Street.  Upon arrival, officers found the victims, Jennifer Hernandez, a 39-year old Latin female, and Kenneth Wesley, a 26-year old Black male, shot on the driveway next to a parked green Mercury Grand Marquis.  Dallas Fire-Rescue responded and pronounced Jennifer Hernandez deceased at the scene.  Kenneth Wesley was transported to an area hospital where he died from multiple gunshot wounds.  The Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit is asking for the public’s assistance regarding this capital murder and is encouraging anyone with information to contact Detective Olegario Garcia at 214-671-3994 or via email: Please refer to case no. 171724-2019.

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